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 MIT 14.01SC Principles of Microeconomics, Fall 2010 Instructor: Jon Gruber, 14.01 students View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/1401SCF10 This course includes a full set of lecture videos and a selection of problem solving videos. In the lecture videos, Professor Jonathan Gruber covers the principles of microeconomics conceptually, mathematically, and graphically, giving students a holistic understanding of the subject matter. He then moves on to more advanced topics in microeconomics to provide further insight into its many different ap... Keywords: microeconomics; producer theory; consumer theory Downloads: 56,026 (1 review)  
 MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999  MIT OpenCourseWare Instructor: Walter Lewin 8.01 is a firstsemester freshman physics class in Newtonian Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, and Kinetic Gas Theory. In addition to the basic concepts of Newtonian Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, and Kinetic Gas Theory, a variety of interesting topics are covered in this course: Binary Stars, Neutron Stars, Black Holes, Resonance Phenomena, Musical Instruments, Stellar Collapse, Supernovae, Astronomical observations from very high flying balloons (lecture 35), and you will be al... Keywords: units of measurement, powers of ten, dimensional analysis, measurement uncertainty, scaling arguments, velocity, speed, acceleration, acceleration of gravity, vectors, motion, vector product, scalar product, projectiles, projectile trajectory, circular motion, centripetal motion, artifical gravity, force, Newton's Three Laws, eight, weightlessness, tension, friction, frictionless forces, static friction, dot products, cross products, kinematics, springs, pendulum, mechanical energy, kinetic energy, universal gravitation, resistive force, drag force, air drag, viscous terminal velocity, potential energy, heat, energy consumption, collisions, center of mass, momentum, Newton's Cradle, impulse and impact, rocket thrust, rocket velocity, flywheels, inertia, torque, spinning rod, elliptical orbits, Kepler's Laws, Doppler shift, stellar dynamics, sound waves, electromagnets, binary star, black holes, rope tension, elasticity, speed of sound, pressure in fluid, Pascal's Principle, hydrostatic pressure, barometric pressure, submarines, buoyant force, Bernoulli's Equations, Archimede's Principle, floating, baloons, resonance, wind instruments, thermal expansion, shrink fitting, particles and waves, diffraction Downloads: 340,198 (2 reviews)  
 MIT 18.02 Multivariable Calculus, Fall 2007  MIT OpenCourseWare This course covers vector and multivariable calculus. It is the second semester in the freshman calculus sequence. Topics include vectors and matrices, partial derivatives, double and triple integrals, and vector calculus in 2 and 3space. MIT OpenCourseWare offers another version of 18.02, from the Spring 2006 term. Both versions cover the same material, although they are taught by different faculty and rely on different textbooks... Keywords: calculus; calculus of several variables; vector algebra; determinants; matrix; matrices; vectorvalued function; space motion; scalar function; partial differentiation; gradient; optimization techniques; double integrals; line integrals; exact differential; conservative fields; Green's theorem; triple integrals; surface integrals; divergence theorem Stokes' theorem; applications Downloads: 176,876 (1 review)  
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 MIT 8.02 Electricity and Magnetism  MIT OpenCourseWare 8.02 Classical Theory of Electromagnetism. In addition to the basic concepts of Electromagnetism, a vast variety of interesting topics are covered in this course: Lightning, Pacemakers, Electric Shock Treatment, Electrocardiograms, Metal Detectors, Musical Instruments, Magnetic Levitation, Bullet Trains, Electric Motors, Radios, TV, Car Coils, Superconductivity, Aurora Borealis, Rainbows, Radio Telescopes, Interferometers, Particle Accelerators (a.k.a... Keywords: Introduction to electromagnetism and electrostatics, electric charge, Coulomb's law, electric structure of matter, conductors, dielectrics, Concepts of electrostatic field and potential, electrostatic energy, Electric currents, magnetic fields, Ampere's law, Magnetic materials, Timevarying fields, Faraday's law of induction, Basic electric circuits, Electromagnetic waves, Maxwell's equations, lightning, pacemakers, electric shock treatment, electrocardiograms, metal detectors, musical instruments, magnetic levitation, bullet trains, electric motors, radios, TV, car coils, superconductivity, aurora borealis, rainbows, radio telescopes, interferometers, particle accelerators (a.k.a. atom smashers or colliders), mass spectrometers, red sunsets, blue skies, haloes around sun and moon, color perception, Doppler effect, supernovae, binary stars, neutron stars, black holes Downloads: 308,258 (3 reviews)  
 MIT 6.00SC Introduction to Computer Science and Programming, Spring 2011 Instructor: Professor John Guttag Collection of 26 lectures given during the Spring 2011 semester of 6.00, Introduction to Computer Science and Programming. This course covers introductory computer science methods and topics. All programming assignments use Python. View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/600SCS11 Keywords: programming; Python; computation; function; module; parameter; tuples; lists; strings; dictionaries; search methods; object oriented programming; OOP; analytic methods; simulation; algorithm; optimization; psuedocode; numpy; dynamic programming Downloads: 171,887 (1 review)  
 Lecture 01a: Overview and Introduction to Lisp The first lecture of twenty from MIT's Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs course. Keywords: Sussman; MIT; Abelson; lecture; computer science Downloads: 29,201 (3 reviews) 
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 MIT 18.06 Linear Algebra, Spring 2005  MIT OpenCourseWare *Please note that Lecture 4 is unavailable in a higher quality format. Instructor/speaker: Prof. Gilbert Strang View the complete course at: http://ocw.mit.edu/1806S05 This is a basic subject on matrix theory and linear algebra. Emphasis is given to topics that will be useful in other disciplines, including systems of equations, vector spaces, determinants, eigenvalues, similarity, and positive definite matrices... Keywords: systems of equations, vector spaces, positive definite matrices, matrix theory, linear algebra, determinants, eigenvalues, similarity, leastsquares approximations, stability of differential equations, networks, Fourier transforms, Markov processes Downloads: 296,746 (2 reviews)  
 MIT 18.06 Linear Algebra, Spring 2005  MIT OpenCourseWare This is a basic subject on matrix theory and linear algebra. Emphasis is given to topics that will be useful in other disciplines, including systems of equations, vector spaces, determinants, eigenvalues, similarity, and positive definite matrices. Keywords: systems of equations, vector spaces, positive definite matrices, matrix theory, linear algebra, determinants, eigenvalues, similarity, leastsquares approximations, stability of differential equations, networks, Fourier transforms, Markov processes Downloads: 38,389 (1 review)  
 MIT Understanding Lasers and Fiberoptics  MIT OpenCourseWare Lasers are essential to an incredibly large number of applications. Today, they are used in bar code readers, compact discs, medicine, communications, sensors, materials processing, computer printers, data processing, 3Dimaging, spectroscopy, navigation, nondestructive testing, chemical processing, color copiers, laser "shows", and in the military. There is hardly a field untouched by the laser. But what exactly is so unique about lasers that makes them so effective? This brief video course is... Keywords: lasers; fiberoptics; unique properties; oscillator; optical amplifiers; simple laser operations; optimum power output; spontaneous emission broadening; collision broadening; Doppler broadening; spectrum of laser light; multifrequency output from lasers; optics of laser beams; manipulation of laser beams; amplifier limitations; laser cavities; single frequency selection; frequency stability of lasers; intensity stability of lasers; laser transverse modes; spectrum of transverse modes; Qswitching of lasers; cavity dumping of lasers; mode locking of lasers; laser categories; opticallypumped lasers; broadband opticallypumped lasers; bandwidth reduction and tuning of broadband lasers; electroncollisionpumped lasers; atomcollisionpumped lasers; chemicallypumped lasers; electroncurrentinjectionpumped lasers; survey of popular lasers; laser applications; high beam collimation; small spot size; tunable wavelength; narrow spectral width; high intensity; short pulse Downloads: 6,994 (1 review)  
 MIT OCW  6.001 Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs  MIT This course introduces students to the principles of computation. Upon completion of 6.001, students should be able to explain and apply the basic methods from programming languages to analyze computational systems, and to generate computational solutions to abstract problems. This is the MP4 version for smaller file size and iPod compatibility. "Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs has been MIT's introductory preprofessional computer science subject since 1981... Keywords: ocw; mit; opencourseware Downloads: 108,511 (2 reviews)  
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 MIT 5.80 SmallMolecule Spectroscopy and Dynamics, Fall 2008  MIT OpenCourseWare The goal of this course is to illustrate the spectroscopy of small molecules in the gas phase: quantum mechanical effective Hamiltonian models for rotational, vibrational, and electronic structure; transition selection rules and relative intensities; diagnostic patterns and experimental methods for the assignment of nontextbook spectra; breakdown of the BornOppenheimer approximation (spectroscopic perturbations); the stationary phase approximation; nondegenerate and quasidegenerate perturbatio... Keywords: spectroscopy; harmonic oscillators; matrix; hamiltonian; heisenberg; vibrating rotor; BornOppenheimer; diatomics; laser schemes; angular momentum; hund's cases; energy levels; secondorder effects; perturbations; WignerEckart; RydbergKleinRees; rigid rotor; asymmetric rotor; vibronic coupling; wavepackets Downloads: 5,648 (1 review)  
 Lecture 01: First Order Ordinary Differential Equations  AMPS The introductory class (of 33 lectures) in this complete course on Differential Equations. Running time is 49 minutes. Keywords: Mathematics; Differential Equations Downloads: 12,722 (2 reviews) 
 MIT OCW 18.03 Differential Equations Video Lectures Spring 2004 18.03 Differential Equations video lectures from Spring 2004. 33 lectures approx 1hr each. See MPEG filenames for lecture numbers. Downloads: 286,492 (1 review) 
 Lecture 21: Convolution  AMPS Recorded at MIT on April 7, 2003. Running time is 44 minutes. Keywords: Mathematics; Differential Equations Downloads: 1,246 (1 review) 
 Lecture 06: Complex Numbers  AMPS The sixth lecture in this series on Differential Equations. Running time is 45 minutes. Keywords: Mathematics; Differential Equations Downloads: 1,955 (1 review) 
 Lecture 16: Fourier Series Expansions  AMPS A continuation of the discussion on Fourier series. Recorded at MIT on March 17, 2003. Running time is 49 minutes. Keywords: Mathematics; Differential Equations Downloads: 1,397 (1 review) 
 Lecture 09: Linear Second Order Differential Equations  AMPS The ninth lecture in this course on Differential Equations. Running time is 50 minutes. Keywords: Mathematics; Differential Equations Downloads: 1,609 (2 reviews) 
 Lecture 04: Substitutions  AMPS Recorded at MIT on February 12, 2003. Running time for this class is 50 minutes. Keywords: Mathematics; Differential Equations Downloads: 1,383 (2 reviews) 
 Lecture 31: Autonomous Systems  AMPS NonLinear Differential Equations. Running time is 47 minutes. Keywords: Mathematics; Differential Equations Downloads: 461 (1 review) 
 MITMAS.965F03  MIT OpenCourseWare This course examines the issues, principles, and challenges toward building machines that cooperate with humans and with other machines. Philosophical, scientific, and theoretical insights into this subject will be covered, as well as how these ideas are manifest in both natural and artificial systems (e.g. software agents and robots). Keywords: cooperative machines; robotics; electrical engineering; manufacture; human interaction; perception; emotion; theory of mind; behavior and the mind; robots; humanmachine collaboration; intention and action; teamwork Downloads: 102 
 Faculty Introduction to 2.60, Spring 2004 Faculty Introduction to 2.60, Spring 2004 Instructor: Ahmed F. Ghoniem View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/260S04 License: Creative Commons BYNCSA More information at http://ocw.mit.edu/terms More courses at http://ocw.mit.edu Keywords: Thermodynamics; chemistry; flow; transport processes; energy systems; energy conversion in thermomechanical; thermochemical; electrochemical; photoelectric processes; power and transportation systems; efficiency; environmental impact; performance; fossil fuels; hydrogen resources; nuclear resources; renewable resources; fuel reforming; hydrogen and synthetic fuel production; fuel cells and batteries; combustion; hybrids; catalysis; supercritical and combined cycles; photovoltaics; energy storage and transmission; Optimal source utilization; fuellife cycle analysis; electrochemical; photoelectric processes Downloads: 29  
 MITSP.722S05  MIT OpenCourseWare DLab: Development, Design and Dissemination is a design studio course in which students work on international development projects for underserved communities. The class is focused on a participatory, iterative prototyping design process, with particular attention on the constraints faced when designing for developing communities. Students work in multidisciplinary teams on termlong projects in collaboration with community partners, field practitioners, and experts in relevant fields... Keywords: development project; appropriate technology; sustainable development; intermediate technology; stakeholder analysis; India; Brazil; Honduras; Zambia; Lesotho; Nicaragua; developing country; international development; third world; energy; charcoal; wheelchair; poverty; water; water quality; safe water; water treatment; health; sanitation; AIDS; solar water disinfection Downloads: 201  
 Celebrating a Decade of MIT OpenCourseWare MIT OpenCourseWare celebrates its 10th anniversary on April 4, 2011 Speakers:Â Cecilia d'Oliveira, Philip Khoury, Dick Yue, Hazel Sive For more information see: http://ocw.mit.edu/about/nextdecade/ Keywords: MIT; OCW; OpenCourseWare; Next Decade; 10th anniversary Downloads: 35  
 MIT21F.501F09_Readings  MIT OpenCourseWare These audio files accompany the Readings for Lessons 36 in Japanese I (21F.501). Use them to check your pronunciation and comprehension. Keywords: Mit; OpenCourseWare; Japanese I; pronunciation; comprehension Downloads: 4,689 
 MIT2.71F04  MIT OpenCourseWare This course is an introduction to optical science with elementary engineering applications. Topics covered include geometrical optics: raytracing, aberrations, lens design, apertures and stops, radiometry and photometry; wave optics: basic electrodynamics, polarization, interference, waveguiding, Fresnel and Faunhofer diffraction, image formation, resolution, and spacebandwidth product. Emphasis is on analytical and numerical tools used in optical design... Keywords: optical science; elementary engineering applications; Geometrical optics; raytracing; aberrations; lens design; apertures; stops; radiometry; photometry; Wave optics; basic electrodynamics; polarization; interference; waveguiding; Fresnel; Faunhofer diffraction; image formation; resolution; spacebandwidth product; optical design Downloads: 164 
 Faculty Introduction to 24.118, Fall 2006 Faculty Introduction to 24.118, Fall 2006 Instructor: AgustiÃŒn Rayo View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/24118F06 License: Creative Commons BYNCSA More information at http://ocw.mit.edu/terms More courses at http://ocw.mit.edu Keywords: paradox; infinity; zeno; higher infinite; set theory; vagueness; newcomb's puzzle; liar paradox; computability; backward induction; common knowledge; Godel's theorem; puzzle Downloads: 24  
 Faculty Introduction to 24.729, Fall 2005 Faculty Introduction to 24.729, Fall 2005 Instructor: AgustiÃŒn Rayo View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/24729F05 License: Creative Commons BYNCSA More information at http://ocw.mit.edu/terms More courses at http://ocw.mit.edu Keywords: vagueness; sorites paradox; truth; supervaluationism; epistemicism; contextualism; nihilism; relativism; logical revisionism; interdeterminacy; language; inexact knowledge; logic Downloads: 23  
 Lecture 27: How to Sketch Solutions  AMPS Recorded at MIT on April 23, 2003. Running time is 50 minutes. Keywords: Mathematics; Differential Equations Downloads: 483 
 MIT 16.885J Aircraft Systems Engineering, Fall 2005  MIT OpenCourseWare 16.885J offers a holistic view of the aircraft as a system, covering: basic systems engineering; cost and weight estimation; basic aircraft performance; safety and reliability; lifecycle topics; aircraft subsystems; risk analysis and management; and system realization. Small student teams retrospectively analyze an existing aircraft covering: key design drivers and decisions; aircraft attributes and subsystems; and operational experience... Keywords: aircraft systems; aircraft systems engineering; lifecycle; cost estimation; weight estimation; aircraft performance; aircraft safety; aircraft reliability; subsystems; risk analysis; risk management; system realization; retrospective analysis; key design drivers; design drivers; design decisions; aircraft attributes; operational experience; case study; case studies; air transportation system; air defense system; systems engineering; interface management; interface verification; interface validation; subsystem architecture; performance issues; design closure; complex systems; space shuttle; space systems; NASA; aircraft systems; aircraft systems engineering; lifecycle; cost estimation; weight estimation; aircraft performance; aircraft safety; aircraft reliability; subsystems; risk analysis; risk management; system realization; retrospective analysis; key design drivers; design drivers; design decisions; aircraft attributes; operational experience; case study; case studies; air transportation system; air defense system; systems engineering; interface management; inte Downloads: 162 
 MIT5.301IAP04  MIT OpenCourseWare This course is an intensive introduction to the techniques of experimental chemistry and gives first year students an opportunity to learn and master the basic chemistry lab techniques for carrying out experiments. Students who successfully complete the course and obtain a "Competent Chemist" (CC) or "Expert Experimentalist" (EE) rating are likely to secure opportunities for research work in a chemistry lab at MIT... Keywords: chemistry; experiment; laboratory techniques; purification; transfer and extraction; column chromatography; protein assays; error analysis; NMR; IR; gas chromatography; spectroscopy; UVVis; experimental chemistry; original research projects Downloads: 342  
 MIT CMS.801 Media in Transition, Fall 2004  MIT OpenCourseWare This course centers on historical eras in which the form and function of media technologies were radically transformed. It includes consideration of the "Gutenberg Revolution," the rise of modern mass media, and the "digital revolution," among other case studies of media transformation and cultural change. Readings cover cultural and social history and historiographic methods. Keywords: Media; mass media; history; Gutenberg; cultural change; cultural history; social history; historiographic method; books; medieval history; codex book; writing; printing; printing press; stage; theater; renaissance; romanticism; modernity; inventions; photography; nineteenth century; image; telegraph; electrification; communication; Morse; Daguerreotype; Fox Talbot; phonograph; sound recording; radio; broadcasting; film; video; cinema; publishing Downloads: 103 
 MITOCW 18.03 Differential Equations Lecture 1 Spring 2004
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 MIT21F_Kanji  MIT OpenCourseWare Students studying Japanese at MIT learn new kanji every semester. These videos demonstrate stroke order for over 1000 kanji. They were done by Prof. Saeko Komori of Chubu University; please see the JP Net Kanji Project for more details. Keywords: Kanji; Japanese; stroke order; MIT; OpenCourseWare Downloads: 3,599  
 MIT 16.01 Unified Engineering I, II, III, & IV, Fall 2005  MIT OpenCourseWare The basic objective of Unified Engineering is to give a solid understanding of the fundamental disciplines of aerospace engineering, as well as their interrelationships and applications. These disciplines are Materials and Structures (M); Computers and Programming (C); Fluid Mechanics (F); Thermodynamics (T); Propulsion (P); and Signals and Systems (S). In choosing to teach these subjects in a unified manner, the instructors seek to explain the common intellectual threads in these disciplines, a... Keywords: Unified; Unified Engineering; aerospace; CDIO; CDIO; conceive; design; implement; operate; team; teambased; discipline; materials; structures; materials and structures; computers; programming; computers and programming; fluids; fluid mechanics; thermodynamics; propulsion; signals; systems; signals and systems; systems problems; fundamentals; technical communication; graphical communication; communication; reading; research; experimentation; personal response system; prs; active learning; First law; first law of thermodynamics; thermomechanical; energy; energy conversion; aerospace power systems; propulsion systems; aerospace propulsion systems; heat; work; thermal efficiency; forms of energy; energy exchange; processes; heat engines; engines; steadyflow energy equation; energy flow; flows; pathdependence; pathindependence; reversibility; irreversibility; state; thermodynamic state; performance; ideal cycle; simple heat engine; cycles; thermal pressures; temperatures; linear static networks; loop method; node method; linear dynamic networks; classical methods; state method Downloads: 216 
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 MIT21F.501F09_Particle_Exercises  MIT OpenCourseWare In Japanese I (21F.501), Lesson 3 has exercises to practice numbers, and Lessons 4 and 5 have exercises to practice phrase particles. These audio files are questions for Exercises 3A, 3B, 4A2, 4B2, 5A2, and 5B2. Keywords: Mit; OpenCourseWare; Japanese I; practice phrase particles Downloads: 383  
 MIT 21M.542 Interdisciplinary Approaches to Musical Time, IAP 2010 Instructor: Michael Cuthbert (moderator), Robert Jaffe, Libby Larsen, Sara Brown, with performers from the Boston Chamber Music Society View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/21m542IAP10 License: Creative Commons BYNCSA More information at http://ocw.mit.edu/terms More courses at http://ocw.mit.edu Keywords: Metric grouping; cosmological time; geological time; subatomic time; Maurice Ravel; Ravel Piano Trio; George Crumb; Eleven Echoes of Autumn; modern composition; theater stage design; memory Downloads: 481  
 MIT 2.29 Numerical Marine Hydrodynamics, Spring 2003  MIT OpenCourseWare This course is an introduction to numerical methods: interpolation, differentiation, integration, and systems of linear equations. It covers the solution of differential equations by numerical integration, as well as partial differential equations of inviscid hydrodynamics: finite difference methods, boundary integral equation panel methods. Also addressed are introductory numerical lifting surface computations, fast Fourier transforms, the numerical representation of deterministic and random se... Keywords: numerical methods; interpolation; differentiation; integration; systems of linear equations; differential equations; numerical integration; partial differential; boundary integral equation panel methods; deterministic and random sea waves; Fast Fourier Transforms; finite difference methods; Integral boundary layer equations; numerical lifting surface computations; Numerical representation; numerical solutions; partial differential equations of inviscid hydrodynamics; incompressible fluid mechanics; calculus; complex numbers; root finding; curve fitting; numerical differentiation; numerical errors; panel methods; oscillating rigid objects Downloads: 187  
 MIT21F.104S04  MIT OpenCourseWare This is the continuing instruction in spoken and written Chinese, with particular emphasis on consolidating basic conversational skills and improving reading confidence and depth. Upon completion of the course, students should be able to speak Chinese with some fluency on basic conversational topics, achieve a basic level of reading competence within simplified and traditional characters learned plus common compounds, and be able to write short compositions. Keywords: chinese; languge; mandarin; reading; conversation; writing; culture; china; society; custom Downloads: 379 
 MIT21F.714S03  MIT OpenCourseWare Spanish for Bilingual Students is an intermediate course designed principally for heritage learners, but which includes other students interested in specific content areas, such as US Latino immigration, identity, ethnicity, education and representation in the media. Linguistic goals include vocabulary acquisition, improvement in writing, and enhancement of formal communicative skills. Keywords: Spanish; Language; Bilingual; Speak; Writing; Literature; Culture; History; Society; Economics; Politics; Psychology; Philosophy; Spanish; Language; Bilingual; Speak; Writing; Culture; Literature; Hispanic; oral grammar; written gramar; fiction; poetry; MexicanAmericans; Puerto Ricans; Cubans; heritage learners; Latino; immigration; identity; ethnicity; education; vocabulary acquisition; media representation Downloads: 242  
 Lecture 25: Solving Systems of Equations  AMPS Recorded at MIT on April 16, 2003. Running time is 49 minutes. Keywords: Mathematics; Differential Equations Downloads: 569 
 MIT SP.723 DLab: Disseminating Innovations for the Common Good, Spring 2007  MIT OpenCourseWare DLab III is the third in the trilogy of DLab courses, DLab III focuses on disseminating innovations among underserved communities, especially in developing countries. Students acquire skills related to building partnerships and piloting, financing, implementing, and scalingup a selected innovation for the common good. The course is structured around MIT and outside competitions. Teams develop an idea, project or (social) business plan that is "ready to roll" by term's end... Keywords: development; innovation; technology implementation; third world; developing nations; social business plan; project development; poverty; hygiene; health Downloads: 115  
 MIT 18.06 Linear Algebra, Spring 2005  MIT OpenCourseWare This is a basic subject on matrix theory and linear algebra. Emphasis is given to topics that will be useful in other disciplines, including systems of equations, vector spaces, determinants, eigenvalues, similarity, and positive definite matrices. Keywords: systems of equations; vector spaces; positive definite matrices; matrix theory; linear algebra; determinants; eigenvalues; similarity; leastsquares approximations; stability of differential equations; networks; Fourier transforms; Markov processes Downloads: 2,417  
 MIT20.309F06  MIT OpenCourseWare This course covers sensing and measurement for quantitative molecular/cell/tissue analysis, in terms of genetic, biochemical, and biophysical properties. Methods include light and fluorescence microscopies; electromechanical probes such as atomic force microscopy, laser and magnetic traps, and MEMS devices; and the application of statistics, probability and noise analysis to experimental data. Enrollment preference is given to juniors and seniors. Keywords: DNA analysis; Fourier analysis; FFT; DNA melting; electronics; microscopy; microscope; probes; biology; atomic force microscope; AFM; scanning probe microscope; image processing; MATLAB; convolution; optoelectronics; rheology; fluorescence; noise; detector; optics; diffraction; optical trap; 3D; 3D; threedimensional imaging; visualization Downloads: 1,940  
 MIT21F.106S03  MIT OpenCourseWare This course is the continuation of 21F105. It is designed to further help students develop sophisticated conversational, reading and writing skills by combining traditional textbook material with their own explorations of Chinese speaking societies, using the human, literary, and electronic resources available at MIT and in the Boston area. Some special features of Chinese society, its culture, its customs and habits, its history, and the psychology of its people are introduced... Keywords: language; china; mandarin; reading; writing; speaking; comprehension; culture; society; conversational skills; reading skills; Chinese speaking societies; writing skills; Chinese society; Chinese culture; Chinese customs; Chinese history; discussion; composition; network exploration Downloads: 1,048  
